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... my next one as I really want to feel better, and I look forward to not dragging myself through every day in a dizzy haze once the iron kicks in. But back to the infusion . . . ... (0 replies)
... It's nice to hear about your positive experience with the Venofer infusion. I also had a positive experience...it's one of things that sound worse than they are. I found it relaxing. ... (3 replies)
... Hi to everyone! I am anemic with a ferritin of 5. Hemoglobin on the lower range, but not blood transfussion worthy yet. Anyhow, had my Venofer infusion yesterday and all did not go well. ... (0 replies)

Venofer Experience
May 19, 2014
... o away soon. I also feel pretty tired if I do anything that requires some energy. The RBC synthesis cycle is about 8 days, and it's been 7 days since the first Venofer infusion so in theory I should start to really feel better in the next couple of days. ... (18 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 22, 2014
... had my 5th and last Venofer infusion yesterday and everything went fine without any side effects. I haven't had any more heart palpitations or pounding of my heart so hopefully they won't return. ... (18 replies)
... My dosage of 300mg of Venofer took 2 hrs. ... (3 replies)
... Yeah, well there's the 64 million dollar question. Why am I anemic? I first discovered I was anemic in Feb. of 2007 in the ER after a ruptured ovarian cyst - the rupture had nothing to do with the low hgb/hct (hgb was 8.3), it was a fortuititous find. No ideas why, did all the GI work up, even capsule endo and nothing. Have battled this with Hemax (iron supplement) for the two... (7 replies)
... I had my first venofer infusion almost three months ago. I did very well, no reactions at all. ... (5 replies)
... I am also very happy to have found this topic! I just found out from my Dr. that my iron levels are ridiculously low. Per the lab results: Iron: 12 (41-182) TIBC: 387 (300-450) Iron % Saturation: 3 (20-55) My CBC also came back with low counts for the following: (6 replies)
... I decided to go ahead and do the venofer. I had my first infusion yesterday. I don't know who was more nervous, me or the staff at the infusion center. I did okay but not great. ... (7 replies)
... IV Venofer to be given over five weeks. When the infusion center called me to schedule, they told me that each infusion would take 10 minutes. ... (0 replies)
... Ive alway had venofer infusion, without any problems. For some reason the last recall appointment i got to go for my infusion was not for venofer, but for one called cosmofer, which i had never heard of. ... (4 replies)
... This is a little long, I apologize -I had my first iron infusion yesterday (Monday 5/20/13). Let me preface this by saying I am a HUGE weenie and I was dreading this big time! My husband came along with me to keep me at ease, and that helped a lot. It also helped that the ladies in the Outpatient Clinic were super nice!! My appt was at 12:30 and I was told to call an hour... (6 replies)
... trying to figure out if I really want to have this infusion this week!? ... (7 replies)
... as soon as I possibly could to get Venofer, an IV iron infusion once a week for 4 weeks and set me up another appointment to see him in a month and get rechecked. ... (4 replies)
... I am so sorry your insurance won't cover Venofer! I actually had my first infusion of Venofer yesterday morning and am doing fine. But I did wonder how much it cost. I just found this website, but who knows if it's the same in all areas of the country. ... (3 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 13, 2014
... is still out on this one. My iron levels continued to be problematic even after all the iron supplements taken on a empty stomach so my new dr suggested getting Venofer infusions. I just had my first one yesterday and wanted to share the experience. ... (18 replies)
... up. I go in Thursday for labs and a possible venofer infusion. ... (19 replies)
... t pain in the darnest places like in your back. If you are concerned just call up the nurse and double check. It doesn't hurt to give them a quick call. I had my infusion yesterday and I feel better but I am not about to start running marathons yet. I am waiting for my surge of energy and I hope the infusion works. ... (15 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 21, 2014
... unding. It was not beating excessively fast, just really hard and I had trouble sleeping. I had these symptoms when I was pretty anemic last year, so maybe the Venofer isn't working and I'm getting more anemic by the day or maybe these are side effects of the Venofer. ... (18 replies)


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